Duration 3h 39m
Distance 202 miles
Average price £97
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Glasgow and Southport takes 3h 39m and the fastest train takes 3h 9m. There is a train service every few hours from Glasgow to Southport. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 3h 27m

  1. Glasgow Central
  2. Southport
3h 27m
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£71 - £276

Glasgow to Southport train times

Trains run hourly between Glasgow and Southport. The earliest departure is at 15:40 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Glasgow is at 20:10 which arrives into Southport at 23:57. All services require a transfer at Wigan North Western and take an average of 3h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Glasgow to Southport? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Southport. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Southport via Wigan Wallgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 27m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Southport is 162 miles. The road distance is 202 miles.

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Glasgow to Southport train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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Glasgow to Southport train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Wigan North Western station.

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There are 1134+ hotels available in Southport. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Glasgow and Southport?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Glasgow to Southport hourly. Tickets cost £75 - £270 and the journey takes 2h 30m. TransPennine Express also services this route twice daily.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £270
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£60 - £90
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£40 - £45
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £20

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